Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said that the present administration remains committed to the passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB), saying we are working closely with the National Assembly to ensure its timely passage.
Revenue disbursements by the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) to the three tiers of government has witnessed a steady increase in three consecutive quarters of this year with N2.28 trillion shared in Q3 of 2018.
Dr. Chris Ngige.
Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, says conciliation on the national minimum wage will continue on Sunday despite the court injunction restraining organised labour from embarking on strike.
OBIORA IFOH,, Abuja
The Federal Government has described as fake news a report soldiers posted to fight insurgency are begging for food to survive, were poorly kitted with some wearing slippers and were facing irregular/short payment of their allowances.
Johnson Ojo, Ado Ekiti
Ekiti State Government has said it has not received any money either from the Federal Government or its agencies since inception of this administration under Dr. Kayode Fayemi.
The Organised Labour has insisted that the Tripartite Committee on the new National Minimum Wage has concluded its assignment for onward submission to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has accused the federal government of being ignorant of the meaning of terrorists.The group said such could only account for why the federal government under President Muhammadu Buhari could treat both the Fulani herdsmen and the Boko Haram terrorists with kid gloves, despite the number of killings, but chases after the IPOB.
……FEC approves 959m for EFCC office maintenance
Sunday Ode, Abuja
The Federal Government Wednesday declared that the worst is over for flooding in the current raining season as the water level in River Niger and Lagdo dam in Cameroon had significantly gone down by six centimetres.
President of ASUU, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi.
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Lagos Zone, has called for the immediate reconstitution of the Federal Government/Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU renegotiation team under the headship of a non-fixated, trust worthy person to fast track the release of the forensic audit report on Earned Academic Allowance (EAA) payments members of the Union across Nigerian public universities.
The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says the President Muhammadu Buhari administration will continue to focus on the common man and taking Nigerians out of poverty through social investment programmes.